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Joseph Drouhin Gevrey-Chambertin vs. Domaine Serene Evenstad Reserve

The Drouhin family has deep roots in one of the most famous subregions of the Côte d’Or, the Côte de Nuits. Gevrey is a small village in the northern area of Burgundy(Bourgogne), and is home to nine grand crus in the area. These heavy hitters really punch it up here. I generally feel that Pinot Noir has “feminine characteristics”, but these wines have boldness, with rich flavors of black fruit, black licorice, forest floor, musk, mushroom, and candied fruit. Regional power in a glass! Continue Reading